Over the past few years, I’ve spent a lot of time reading books and blogs that could help get more things done. But then I realised the reason why I wasn’t getting things done is that I spent more time researching the methods rather than actually doing things. I didn’t have my priorities right. While… Continue reading
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The Problem With Setting Goals
Trying to lose weight is difficult. Common statements about losing weight are along the lines of “I’ll lose ten kg in three months” or “This year I’m going to shred off this belly fat”, “I’ll have a six-pack in six months”. The goals sound very reasonable. After all, you may already know of setting smart… Continue reading
How to Make More Time
How many times have you found yourself complaining about not having enough time to do all those things you’ve been procrastinating to do like working-out often, reading, writing, eating healthy? I’ve found myself so many times not doing a lot of things that I know I should be doing because I told myself I don’t… Continue reading
This is my story. Weirdly told in books I’ve read.
We all have our own share of success. I’m not talking Bill Gates wealth success here as most people would want to define success. I’m talking about success in different aspects of your own life. This could be a financial success, of course, but also personal success such as self-growth, career success, relationships, health and… Continue reading
New Year, New Me. Oh Please
New Year’s resolutions just got cancelled for next year. Already. And so was the case last year. And the year before. And before. And… We’re nearly at the end of 2017. Remember the New Year’s resolutions you made at the beginning of the year? To perhaps manage your money better. Shred off a few pounds… Continue reading
Why I Don’t Care About You. Why You Shouldn’t Care Either.
I stride into the gym, gym bag swaying on one shoulder and my protein shake bottle in one hand. I’m ready to get this workout on. I head to the locker room and then I realise my gym clothes are missing in my bag. Damn it! I’m still in my work shirt and tie right… Continue reading
Lack of Sleep Makes You Stupid. Seriously.
First of all, yes, you do become stupid (ish) if you don’t sleep properly. You may have a sleeping disorder causing you not to be able to get quality sleep if any at all. If that’s the case you best seek professional advice or consult your doctor. Disclaimer: this is not a how-to guide on… Continue reading
I Suck at My Job. And That’s OK.
So, I suck at my job. And that’s ok. Well, I don’t really suck suck because I would have got a sack by now but I mean I’m quite new to my role. I work as a network engineer (no, I don’t fix computers). And I love it. Being new in my role means that… Continue reading
Just Get Started.
Time and time again we get flooded with all these tasks to complete in our to-do list. Sometimes these may get so overwhelming that you won’t even know where to start. Sounds like you? Read on.